Consumers regularly search for detailed unbaised information on organic food (and food in general) so that they can make educated decisions while shopping. Farmers, producers and suppliers, on the onther hand, constantly seek best practices prevalent in different parts of the world so that they can improve the quality of their products and efficiency of their production methods. Organic Facts aims at meeting these demands from the buyers and sellers by providing facts on different aspects of organic living, including organic food, organic cosmetics, organic gardening and organic stores.
Who we are?
Dr. Madhukar Patil, PhD (Chemistry)
Madhukar is an organic farmer in Budhana district, Maharashtra, India. Prior to taking organic farming as a full-time occupation, he has taught chemistry to undergraduate and graduate students for over 30 years in the Institute of Science, Bombay, India and the Institute of Science, Nagpur, India. He also served as the Director of Vidarbha Insititute of Humanities and Sciences, Amravati, India. Madhukar's interest in farming and his knowledge of chemistry has helped him understand the basics of organic farming as well as chemical farming.
Madhukar has successfully completed about 9 research projects funded by the Government of India and has published over 250 research papers in Indian and International Journals. Some important projects carried out by Madhukar include development of waste land fills into green reserves through application of micronutrients.
Mr. Kiran Patil, B.Tech., M.Tech. (Chemical Engineering)
Kiran is the CEO and Founder of Villcart, a retail startup that sells Indian Handicrafts, Fabrics & Handmade Products. An entrepreneur who is also working on technology transffer and entrepreneurship development in rural areas, Kiran is focusing on providing sustainable livelihood to artisans in rural areas through Villcart. Earlier, Kiran has worked as Head of Sales at Chaupaati Bazaar Private Limited, a phone commerce company which was acquired by the Future Group in September 2010. He also managed the business research for Chemicals sector at Evalueserve.com Private Limited. He has completed Bachelors of Technology (B.Tech.) and Masters of Technology (M.Tech.) in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay.
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